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The Fall River Tragedy: A History of the Borden Murders

By: (Lizzie Borden) Porter, Edwin H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Portland, King Philip: 1985

Edition: First Edition as such

Seller ID: 118782

Condition: A facsimile of the rare 1893 first edition. Fine, issued without dust jacket


Author Edwin H. Porter was police reporter for the Fall River Globe. Borden reportedly attempted to destroy all copies and only a handful survived View more info

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Murder by the Bay: Historic Homicide in and About the City of San Francisco

By: Adams, Charles F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sanger CA, Word Dancer: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 151686

ISBN: 1884995462

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism

By: Baer, Robert

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Three Rivers: 2002

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition

Seller ID: 149230

ISBN: 140004684X

Condition: Trade paperback, fine in wraps


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Big Story, The 10/1951

By: Big Story, The (Periodical)

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: 139426

Condition: Digest size magazine, fine in pictorial wraps


True crime stories. A tie-in with "America's Radio and Television Favorite." "Six authentic cases as they actually happened" written by reporters from The Seattle Post Intelligencer, Philadelphia Inquirer, Richmond News Leader, others. Edited by Walter B. Gibson, the creator of The Shadow View more info

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Evil Angels: The Disappearance of Azaria Chamberlain

By: Bryson, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sceptre: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 151824

ISBN: 0733613284

Condition: Trade paperback, near fine in wraps


"The disappearance of nine-week old Azaria Chamberlain at Ayer's Rock in 1980 gave rise to the most notorious criminal trial in Australian history." Basis for the 1988 film "A Cry in the Dark" (aka "Evil Angels") which starred Meryl Streep & Sam Neill View more info

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Ned Kelly's Last Stand

By: Clune, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 139436

ISBN: 0207120781

Condition: Fine in pictorial wraps


"The thrilling story of Australia's most daring Bushranger." View more info

Cop Talk: True Detective Stories from the NYPD

By: Count, E. W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116808

Condition: Fine in a fine Dust Jacket. Bookplate SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR laid in


With foreword by William J. Caunitz View more info

The Rescue Artist

By: Dolnick, Edward

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 119386

Condition: Small owner's stamp on endpaper, else fine in a fine Dust Jacket


"A True Story of Art, Thieves, and the Hunt for a Missing Masterpiece." Searching for one of the most valuable painting in the world, Edvard Munch's "The Scream," stolen in Norway in 1994. True crime View more info

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Murder & Mystery in New Mexico

By: Fergusson, Erna

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, Merle Armitage: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123277

Condition: Near fine in good+ Dust Jacket with some spine chips and tape repairs on outside of spine and panels. INSCRIBED BY THE PUBLISHER on the half title page dated 1949


Nine true crime stories View more info

Hard Evidence

By: Fisher, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Simon: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032315

Condition: VG+ in near fine Dust Jacket


"How Detectives Inside the FBI's Sci-Crime Lab Have Helped Solve America's Toughest Cases" View more info

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The Borden Murders: An Annotated Bibliography

By: Flynn, Robert A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Portland, ME, King Philip Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118784

Condition: Minor cover stain to one corner, tiny owner's label on endpaper, else fine without Dust Jacket as issued. One of 1000 numbered copies (#158) SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR


With 200+ entries including fiction and non-fiction, videos, TV and music. Preface by David Kent View more info

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The Telltale Corpus Delicti: Stories of Murderers Who Couldn't Lose the Bodies

By: Gribble, Leonard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Barnes: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149670

Condition: VG+ in a VG Dust Jacket


True crime first published in England as THEY COULDN'T LOSE THEIR BODIES View more info

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Scotland Yard

By: Harrison, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ziff Davis: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128242

Condition: Fine in a VG+ Dust Jacket


"The Inside Story of London's Famous Police." Illustrated View more info

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The Girl in Poison Cottage

By: Hoffman, Richard H. & Bishop, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Gold Medal: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139420

Condition: Paperback original, VG+ in pictorial wraps (Gold Medal #351)


"The sensational murder trial that exposed an even fouler crimer." Classic Murder Trials Series #5 View more info

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Murder and Its Motives

By: Jesse, F. Tennyson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Harrap: 1952

Edition: Revised edition

Seller ID: 154688

Condition: VG in a VG Dust Jacket with tape repair to lower spine of jacket. Owner's signaure on endpaper as well as a clipping of the author's 1958 obituary


Studies of murders of various types by the grandniece of Alfred Lord Tennyson. First published in 1924 and highly praised by Jacques Barzun in A CATALOGUE OF CRIME View more info

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Who Murdered Chaucer? A Medieval Mystery

By: Jones, Terry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 153308

ISBN: 0312335873

Condition: New in Dust Jacket. First edition, 2nd printing


Written with Robert Yeager, Terry Dolan, Alan Fletcherl & Juliette Dor. Profusely illustrated in color View more info

The Man Who Wanted Seven Wives

By: Lyle, Katie Letcher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032657

Condition: VG+ in fine Dust Jacket


Reccounts the Shue murder of 1897 West Virginia View more info

No Deadly Drug

By: MacDonald, John D.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042148

Condition: VG+ in VG Dust Jacket


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No Deadly Drug

By: MacDonald, John D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123066

Condition: Fine in VG+ Dust Jacket


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The Wilderness of Ruin: A Tale of Madness, Fire, and the Hunt for America's Youngest Serial Killer

By: Montillo, Roseanne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146986

ISBN: 0062390066

Condition: Advance Reader's Edition, new in wraps


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